The People's Food Co-op is more than your average grocery store.  It is a place to learn, gather, and have fun. Check out all these great events...


Fresh & Frozen Holiday Turkeys!

WHEN: Fresh turkey pre-orders now through November 17
 Frozen turkeys available in-store now
WHERE: People's Food Co-op
507 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
WHAT: Each year during the holiday season, we work hard to source the best turkeys possible for your family feasts! 
  • Our frozen turkeys come from Plainville Farms in New York. These birds are antibiotic-free and perfect for travelling to your holiday feast destination! Pick one up in the store for $2.49/lb today. 

  • Our fresh turkeys from Old Home Place have sold out! Thanks to all who ordered one this year.


Values Cooking Class: Cooking on a Budget!

WHEN: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm


WHERE: Can-Do Kitchen
511 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007


WHAT: Join Lindsey Merkel  to create a delicious, heathful meal for a family of four for under $10! This class is a part of our Values Classes series, and includes tips for shopping on a budget, recipes, and a store tour.  


Come hungry! In our cooking classes, you always eat well. The class is $5 per adult; kids 12-17 come free with adult! Space is limited, so please sign up today with a friendly PFC cashier.


Great Deals for the Holiday!

WHEN: Through November, 2014


WHERE: Can-Do Kitchen
511 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 


WHAT: This holiday season, take advantage of big deals that will take your big meal to the next level! Our Holiday Meal Planner will help you find everything you need at great prices. Click here to view our Holiday Meal Planner or pick one up in the store!


Kalamazoo Farmers' Market!

WHEN: Saturdays (May – November), 7am-2pm


WHERE: 1204 Bank St., Kalamazoo, 49001 


WHAT: People's Food Co-op is proud to manage the Kalamazoo Farmers' Market! Our purpose is to connect consumers directly to food sources through honest relationships and to support local food businesses through a vibrant market culture.

The Market is open Saturdays, May through November! Our Kalamazoo Farmers' Market Manager, Chris Broadbent, is available to answer questions. Find more information on market vendors, news, and events at the Kalamzoo Farmers' Market website.


Volunteer Orientation

WHEN: Monday, November 17, 2014 from 7pm to 8pm


WHERE: The People's Food Co-op
507 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 


WHAT: Volunteers are what make co-ops great, and we believe we've got some of the best volunteers in the country!  If you've applied to volunteer at People's, you'll first need to attend an orientation session, where we'll make sure you have everything you need to join our all-star team.  Please RSVP with our volunteer coordinator today!

To learn more about becoming a volunteer, check out our Help Out page.  


Owner Orientation

WHEN: Wednesday, November 19, from 7:30pm until 8:30pm 


WHERE: The People's Food Co-op

507 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 


WHAT: Perhaps you are a PFC owner, but you're not really sure what that means? Maybe you just became an owner and want an introduction to the store? Join us for one of our monthly owner orientations! Gain a better understanding about Co-op ownership, learn more about your Co-op, and meet other PFC owners and staff. If you are interested in joining us, please RSVP with our Volunteer Coordinator.


PFC Board Meeting

WHEN: Monday, December 1 from 7:00pm until 9:00pm 


WHERE: 525 E. Kalamazoo Ave, our office building


WHAT: Join our Board of Directors and participate in the governance of your Co-op! 

The PFC Board will not be meeting in September because of the holiday. We'll resume regular meetings in October.

The Board normally meets the first Monday of each month. Our meetings are open to the public and all owners and community members are encouraged to attend. For more information visit the Board of Directors page.